Kathryn

♀ Name Kathryn – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Kathryn

Kathryn is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Kathryn

Kathryn is an English short form of the name Katharina and derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

Meaning of Kathryn

Kathryn means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far away” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Kathryn

Alternate spelling of Kathryn

Cathrin Catrin Kathrin Katrin

Kathryn in the categories

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Name Statistic: Kathryn is ranked #2233 overall ↓ -78

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1210 ↓↓ -104
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4336 ↓ -31
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3586 ↓↓ -355
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2239 ↓↓ -133
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5064 ↓↓ -618
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1747 ↓ -56
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4839 ↓↓ -902
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1605 ↓↓ -126
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5629 ↑↑ 1314
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4594 ↓↓ -706
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1993 ↓ -53
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1933 ↑↑ 1412
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10497 ↑↑ 269
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4787 ↓↓ -657
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 11377 ↑ 1
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4953 ↑↑ 3057
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5634 ↓↓ -280
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4526 ↑↑ 5319
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1648 ↓ -51
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